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Justices reject end to protections for young immigrants, ACLU-KY responds

Supreme Court rejects President Trump’s effort to end legal protections for 650,000 young immigrants

Immigration bill clears Kentucky Senate committee

A committee in the Senate passed a bill that would ban immigration sanctuary policies by most public agencies in Kentucky

US waived FBI checks on staff at growing teen migrant camp

The Trump administration has put the safety of thousands of teens at a migrant detention camp at risk by waiving FBI fingerprint checks for their caregivers and short-staffing mental health workers, according to an Associated Press investigation and a new federal watchdog report.

Migrants straggle into Mexico City to shelter at stadium

Thousands of Central Americans dreaming of getting to the United States streamed into Mexico’s capital and bedded down in a sports stadium on the eve of U.S. midterm elections in which President Donald Trump has made the migrant caravan a central issue.

Government shutdown a possibility as Friday deadline approaches

The House a cleared a must-pass bill Thursday night, sending the measure to the Senate as lawmakers scramble to avoid a government shutdown.
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Kentucky city hopes to tap immigrants to fill job openings

A Kentucky city is pursuing a study of how area immigrants can fill thousands of open jobs in the region

Civics test to be required for high school grads

Kentucky high school students would have to pass a civics test in order to graduate under a bill that passed the state legislature.
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Local Refugee Organizations Wary of New Refugee Ban

With President Trump's latest executive order halting the flow of refugees into the country, many here in Lexington are wondering how that will affect our local refugee population.

Lawsuit claims Lexington attorney defrauded immigrants

A lawsuit filed in federal court accuses a Lexington attorney of defrauding immigrants by charging them to block deportations while knowing they weren't eligible to stay in the United States.
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Transylvania University Hosts U.S. Citizenship Ceremony

On Friday, Transylvania University held a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Naturalization Ceremony, where over 200 individuals from more than 70 countries became legal citizens of the United States.

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